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A device for holding something:
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  1. A device for holding something:
  2. One who is legally entitled to payment of a bill, note, or check
  3. A person who temporarily or permanently possesses something.
Anything used to contain or hold something else; container; vessel
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  1. Anything used to contain or hold something else; container; vessel
  2. A container that holds items or matter.
  3. An electrical wall outlet designed for use with a plug
(Literally) The identification and categorisation of processes or steps that constitute a complex task or mindset in order to render explicit the tacit and implicit.
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  1. (Literally) The identification and categorisation of processes or steps that constitute a complex task or mindset in order to render explicit the tacit and implicit.
  2. (Literally) The arrangement of support beams that represent a building's general shape and size.
  3. A structure, usually rigid, serving to hold the parts of something together or to support something constructed or stretched over or around it
A position or opinion one is prepared to uphold:
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  1. A position or opinion one is prepared to uphold:
  2. A small rack, prop, or table for holding any of various articles:
  3. (Law) A witness stand.
Something, such as a projecting ledge of rock or a balcony, that resembles such a structure.
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  1. Something, such as a projecting ledge of rock or a balcony, that resembles such a structure.
  2. A similar support, usually one of a set, built into a frame, as in a bookcase or cupboard
  3. A flat, usually rectangular structure composed of a rigid material, such as wood, glass, or metal, fixed at right angles to a wall or other vertical surface and used to hold or store objects.
A shelflike projection
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  1. A shelflike projection
  2. A horizontal projection forming a narrow shelf on a wall.
  3. A cut or projection forming a shelf on a cliff or rock wall.
A horizontal rod, pole, etc. provided as a roost for birds
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  1. A horizontal rod, pole, etc. provided as a roost for birds
  2. A unit of cubic measure used in stonework, usually 16.5 feet by 1.0 foot by 1.5 feet, or 24.75 cubic feet (0.70 cubic meter).
  3. Any resting place, position, or vantage point, esp. a high or insecure one
The distance between two impacting shells, the first aimed beyond a target and the second aimed short of it, used to determine the range for artillery fire.
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  1. The distance between two impacting shells, the first aimed beyond a target and the second aimed short of it, used to determine the range for artillery fire.
  2. A simple rigid structure in the shape of an L, one arm of which is fixed to a vertical surface, the other projecting horizontally to support a shelf or other weight.
  3. Either of the pair of signs [ ], or sometimes < >, used to enclose a word or words inserted as for explanation, quantities to be taken as a single quantity, etc.
A nondescript or indescribable thing or, sometimes, person
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  1. A nondescript or indescribable thing or, sometimes, person
  2. A set of light, open shelves for ornaments.
  3. Any of various additional or unspecified things or items:
A bar for supporting cutting tools.
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  1. A bar for supporting cutting tools.
  2. A shady resting place in a garden or park, often made of latticework on which plants such as climbing shrubs or vines are grown.
  3. A round bar that holds a cutting tool or an article being turned on a lathe
A three-legged stand for holding pots, kettles, etc. over or near a fire
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  1. A three-legged stand for holding pots, kettles, etc. over or near a fire
  2. A metal stand with short feet, used under a hot dish on a table.
  3. A short-legged stand on which to set a hot dish at the table during a meal
A slap or blow with the hand or fist:
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  1. A slap or blow with the hand or fist:
  2. A signaling device enclosed in a casing:
  3. The contents or capacity of a box
(Printing) The depression between the raised lines of the face on a piece of type.
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  1. (Printing) The depression between the raised lines of the face on a piece of type.
  2. (Football) A play in which most blockers move in one direction while the running back with the ball moves in the opposite direction
  3. A long table, board, cabinet top, etc., as in a store, lunchroom, or kitchen, for the display and sale of goods, the serving or preparing of food, etc.
A horizontal member supported near each end by a pair of divergent legs, such as sawhorses.
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  1. A horizontal member supported near each end by a pair of divergent legs, such as sawhorses.
  2. A framework consisting of a horizontal beam fastened to two pairs of spreading legs, used to support planks to form a table, platform, etc.
  3. A framework, using spreading, divergent pairs of legs used to support a bridge.
A temporary wooden stage or platform, as that on which medieval plays were presented
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  1. A temporary wooden stage or platform, as that on which medieval plays were presented
  2. A temporary wooden or metal framework for supporting workmen and materials during the erecting, repairing, or painting of a building, etc.
  3. A temporary platform, either supported from below or suspended from above, on which workers sit or stand when performing tasks at heights above the ground.
One that stretches, such as the wooden framework on which canvas is stretched for an oil painting.
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  1. One that stretches, such as the wooden framework on which canvas is stretched for an oil painting.
  2. A usually horizontal tie beam or brace serving to support or extend a framework.
  3. A light frame covered with canvas, etc. and used for carrying the sick, injured, or dead; litter
(US) Alternative spelling of hat rack.
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  1. (US) Alternative spelling of hat rack.
  2. A rack, set of pegs or hooks, etc. to hold hats
(US) A hat rack; hatstand.
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  1. (US) A hat rack; hatstand.
  2. A stand with arms or hooks to hold hats, coats, etc.
An upright pole with branching hooks or pegs near the top to hold coats and hats
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  1. An upright pole with branching hooks or pegs near the top to hold coats and hats
  2. An upright pole or stand with hooks or pegs on which to hang clothing.
A device that stores and organises wine.
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  1. A device that stores and organises wine.
A device or apparatus of which the principal element is a wheel or wheels
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  1. A device or apparatus of which the principal element is a wheel or wheels
  2. A spinning wheel.
  3. A potter's wheel.
An instrument of torture formerly used to compress the thumb.
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  1. An instrument of torture formerly used to compress the thumb.
  2. A former instrument of torture for squeezing the thumbs
  3. A screw with a head shaped in such a way that it can be turned with the thumb and forefinger
(Historical) An instrument of torture consisting of a large case having the general contour of a person, with sharp spikes inside
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  1. (Historical) An instrument of torture consisting of a large case having the general contour of a person, with sharp spikes inside
  2. A medieval instrument of torture consisting of an iron frame in the form of a person in which the victim was enclosed and impaled on interior spikes.
A durable covering for the foot and part or much of the leg, usually made of leather, fabric, plastic, or rubber.
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  1. A durable covering for the foot and part or much of the leg, usually made of leather, fabric, plastic, or rubber.
  2. A protective covering, especially a sheath to enclose the base of a floor-mounted gear shift lever in a car or truck.
  3. Denver boot
(Obs.) To overthrow
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  1. (Obs.) To overthrow
  2. To cause grievous physical or mental suffering to.
  3. To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
To suffer extreme pain:
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  1. To suffer extreme pain:
  2. To suffer mental anguish or worry about something:
  3. To cause great pain to; torture
To cause to feel or suffer anguish.
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  1. To cause to feel or suffer anguish.
To call evil or injury down on; damn
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  1. To call evil or injury down on; damn
  2. To bring evil upon; afflict:
  3. To utter a curse or curses; swear; blaspheme
To inflict severe pain on; torture.
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  1. To inflict severe pain on; torture.
  2. To subject to mental anguish; torment
  3. To cause intense bodily pain to; torture
To be a widespread or continuous problem or defect in:
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  1. To be a widespread or continuous problem or defect in:
  2. An often fatal disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, transmitted to humans usually by fleas that have bitten infected rats or other rodents. &diamf3; Bubonic plague , the most common type, is characterized by the tender, swollen lymph nodes called buboes, fever, clotting abnormalities of the blood, and tissue necrosis. An epidemic of bubonic plague in fourteenth-century Europe and Asia was known as the Black Death.
  3. To afflict with a plague
To punish, chastise, or afflict severely
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  1. To punish, chastise, or afflict severely
  2. To whip or flog
  3. To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
To deal a blow with or as if with the hand or a handheld weapon.
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  1. To deal a blow with or as if with the hand or a handheld weapon.
  2. To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
  3. To strike or attack with powerful or disastrous effect
To aim a stroke or blow:
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  1. To aim a stroke or blow:
  2. To dismantle and pack up for departure:
  3. To engage in a strike against an employer.
To annoy, pester, or harass:
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  1. To annoy, pester, or harass:
  2. (Rare) To torture
  3. To cause to undergo great physical pain or mental anguish.
To subject to torture
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  1. To subject to torture
  2. To bring great physical or mental pain upon (another).
  3. To subject (a person or animal) to torture.
To criticize harshly; pillory:
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  1. To criticize harshly; pillory:
  2. To put (a person) to death by nailing or binding to a cross.
  3. To be very cruel to; torment
To annoy, pester, or harass:
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  1. To annoy, pester, or harass:
  2. To cause to undergo great physical pain or mental anguish.
  3. (Rare) To torture
To bring great physical or mental pain upon (another).
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  1. To bring great physical or mental pain upon (another).
  2. To subject (a person or animal) to torture.
  3. To cause extreme physical or mental pain to; agonize
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